Headlines – 10/18/07

  • Today the House fell 13 votes short from overriding President Bush’s veto of the SCHIP expansion. The current SCHIP has been extended till mid-November so the debate and compromises are forthcoming. Read more
  • A study from the CDC states that 19,000 deaths can be attributed to infections caused by drug-resistant bacteria – more than the deaths attributed to HIV/AIDS. This article is especially interesting as we have been examining health care quality. Read more.
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